Monthly Archives: March 2011

More Toys for Milo

(Special thanks to our guest blogger ThePiha for this photo of Milo, at Intelligentsia) People love a good deal just as much as dogs love a new toy. If you like Groupon, LivingSocial, or the many social buying programs that … Continue reading

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Rattlesnake Encounter! How to prevent them. What to do if your dog gets bitten.

Last Friday, I was hiking with Toki, her dog friend Milo, and Milo’s owner Josh on a local trail in the Santa Monica Mountains.  As we were walking and chatting, I noticed that Toki suddenly stopped, and  I looked up … Continue reading

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Thank you for the puppies

This morning, I just didn’t feel like posting with such sad news coming out of Japan . . . But when I took Toki to our local coffee hangout, I received a dose of much-needed cheer from Milo.  Thank you … Continue reading

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Everything looks better in 8mm (Or, two iphone apps for any self-respecting dog blog)

I recently discovered a new iphone app called 8mm.  (Yes, I realize that Gizmodo profiled this app way back in December . . . . )  I gave it a whirl last weekend: Cute, and very old timey! You can … Continue reading

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Even your dog is on Facebook

Are you on Facebook? That’s probably a question you’ve asked, or been asked, at least several times.  I admit, I joined Facebook with a sense of resignation.  I held out as long as I could, gave in grudgingly, and now … Continue reading

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Small dogs like hiking too

I admit it, I’m as guilty as the next person in assuming that small dogs don’t hike. But a few weekends ago, as we were heading up a mountain trail, we spotted a jaunty little tail wagging at ankle level … Continue reading

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Gear Review: The Ruff Wear Approach Pack

For Christmas, Toki received the Ruff Wear Approach Pack from Santa Jenny.  It’s become a staple piece of gear for all of our weekend adventures. First, let me say that the workmanship and durability on the Approach Pack is extremely … Continue reading

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The Digital Dog

The New York Times ran an article this week about the top mobile apps for dog owners.  My previous experience with the “Dog Parks” app was pretty disappointing, but the “Dog Park Finder Plus” app ($1.99) recommended in the article … Continue reading

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Not just another pet photog

I was spending a little too much time on Facebook a few days ago when I stumbled upon this photo, taken by pet photographer Grace Chon of Shine Pet Photos. Catahoula Leopard Dog – Photo by Grace Chon/Shine Pet Photos … Continue reading

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Calling all pet models!

I heard about a pet model contest through the blog grapevine, but it wasn’t until I heard it was for EO that I decided to post it on TheDailyToki.  EO makes organic personal care products like body wash and shampoos … Continue reading

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